Device : HIV SD BIOLINE HIV Ag/Ab Combo Rapid Test
This is a HIV 4th generation one-step immunochromatographic assay / rapid test designed to detect HIV p24 antigen and antibodies to HIV-1 and / or HIV-2 simultaneously.
There is earlier detection of seroconversion as HIV p24 antigen can be detected about 6 days before antibody are detected. (ie 14 days after infection) This is only existing test in the market that can detect HIV p24 antigen as early as 2 weeks.
The result will be ready by 15 to 20 minutes.
The specificity and sensitivity of the test are 99.2% and 100.0% respectively.
Only a small amount of blood is required.